Investments

Tax efficient investments – Johan Burger

*This content is brought to you by Brenthurst Wealth. By Johan Burger*  A projected revenue shortfall of about R44bn for the 2017 fiscal year was big news in recent weeks. This is widely expected to affect South Africa’s credit rating and will create a major challenge for Treasury. In simple terms there are only two options – cut state spending … ...

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Tortoise Index Solutions Announces Distribution Amounts for Exchange Traded Funds (TPYP & TBLU)

LEAWOOD, Kan.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tortoise Index Solutionsannounced the quarterly cash distributions for the Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund (NYSE Arca: TPYP) and Tortoise Water Fund (BATS: TBLU). Ex-date: Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017Record date: Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017Payable date: Friday, Sept. 22, 2017 For TPYP, the distribution of $0.2690 per share ($1.0760 on an annualized basis) is payable on the payable date listed ...

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Labatt Breweries of Canada plans $460M investment for competitive edge

TORONTO — Labatt Breweries of Canada says it is investing $460 million between 2017 and 2020 to enhance its operations and help boost growth. The maker of popular brands such as Labatt Blue, Budweiser and Alexander Keith’s says the figure includes $62.2 million towards brewery operations this year. Each of Labatt’s six breweries has already received at least $19 million ...

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Intel, Salesforce boost artificial intelligence investments

Top of the Order:   Nothing Artificial About This Cash: Not when you’re talking about $50 million, which is what Salesforce says it is going to put into a new fund for investing in startups working on artificial intelligence (AI). Salesforce said Tuesday that the $50 million would go into setting up the Salesforce AI Innovation Fund, which, as the company ...

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5 Ways to Take Advantage

Raising capital is no easy task. Over the past five years, I’ve had to do it multiple times — for a management buyout, for our first accelerator fund and for the purpose of supporting more than 100 of our own startups. Related: 9 Top Venture Capitalists Share Their Best Advice for Entrepreneurs Things might seem daunting in that rregard. But in actuality, ...

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